結構

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Chinese[edit]

 
knot; sturdy; to bear (fruit); bond; to tie; to bind
 
Broussonetia papyrifera; to construct; to form; to make up; to compose
trad. (結構)
simp. (结构)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

結構

  1. structure; construction

Verb[edit]

結構

  1. (archaic) to collude with; to collaborate with

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
けつ > けっ
Grade: 4
こう
Grade: 5
on’yomi

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

結構 (hiragana けっこう, rōmaji kekkō)

  1. the assembly or composition of things into a single unified whole
  2. such an assembly or composition
  3. a plan or scheme
  4. preparations
  5. (rare) alternative name for 茗荷 (myōga): myoga or Japanese ginger

Verb[edit]

結構する (hiragana けっこう, rōmaji kekkō)

  1. to assemble or compose things into a single unified whole
  2. to plan or scheme
  3. to prepare
Conjugation[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

結構 (-na inflection, hiragana けっこう, rōmaji kekkō)

  1. splendid, wonderful
  2. fine, sufficient, tolerable
  3. (in response to an offer) no thank you, all right, fine, enough
    いいえ、 (けっ) (こう)です。
    Īe, kekkō desu.
    No thank you, I am fine.
Inflection[edit]

Adverb[edit]

結構 (hiragana けっこう, rōmaji kekkō)

  1. quite
    あの (えい) () (けっ) (こう)面白 (おもしろ)かったね。
    Ano eiga wa kekkō omoshirokatta ne.
    That film was quite interesting, wasn't it?
Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  2. 2.0 2.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0
  • 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan